The validation checklist for North Dorset planning applications
Check that your planning application meets all the local and national requirements to be registered.
The existing North Dorset validation checklist
The North Dorset validation checklist, valid until 18 March 2019, provides guidance on the relevant plans, documents and reports required to make your application valid and ensure delays are minimised. View an explanation of the local planning requirements
The new validation checklist - from 18 March 2019
The new validation checklistwill be effective from 18 March 2019 for the existing councils in Dorset Councils Partnership (North Dorset, West Dorset and Weymouth & Portland) and for the new Dorset Council from April 1 2019. View the application list requirement matrix
Local Flood Risk Standing Advice
The Local Flood Risk Standing Advice is a tool to help local planning authorities (LP As) establish the level of flood risk involved with planning applications. It also helps LP As to deal with low risk applications without the need to consult the Environment Agency (EA) directly.